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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.



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May 13, 2021 Cockburn, Alexander; St. Clair, Jeffrey
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: United States. Central Intelligence Agency, USA, Drug traffic, Drug traffic, Freedom of the press,...
Allen County Public Library
May 13, 2021 Baldwin, Frank C.
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Baldwin family
Books to Borrow
May 13, 2021 Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-
texts
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favorite 50
comment 1
"Megan Tingley books."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Vampires, High schools, Schools, Vampires, High schools
Books to Borrow
May 12, 2021 Weber, David, 1952-
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Science Fiction - General, Fiction / Science Fiction / General, Fiction, Fiction - Science Fiction,...
California Digital Library
May 12, 2021 Temperley, Harold William Vazeille, 1879-1939
texts
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favorite 1
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
May 12, 2021 Wick, Lori
texts
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favorite 7
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Women merchant mariners, Ship captains, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
Books to Borrow
May 12, 2021 Gellhorn, Walter, 1906- . cn
texts
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An expanded version of the author's three lectures delivered as the Oliver Wendell Holmes lectures at Harvard University in March, 1966
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Administrative remedies
University of Florida Duplicates
May 12, 2021 Grant, Madison
texts
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favorite 209
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http://uf.catalog.fcla.edu/uf.jsp?st=UF000638841&ix=nu&I=0&V=D&pm=1
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Topics: Ethnology--United States, Ethnology--America, Anglo-Saxon race, Teutonic race, Citizenship--United...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Jesus Christ, Emlyn, Thomas, 1663-1741, Dissenters, Religious -- Ireland, Unitarianism
Middlebury Special Collections
May 12, 2021 Parker, Calvin J.
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Letter written by Calvin J. Parker to his mother, Caroline Parker, and sister, Marietta Parker, dated September 15, 1862. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt. Help us improve our transcriptions! If you see an error, email us at specialcollections@middlebury.edu .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Correspondence, United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865, Civil War, Manuscripts
The Library of Congress
May 12, 2021 Alford, Henry, 1810-1871
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The first three words of the title were omitted by mistake; it should read: A plea for the Queen's English. (cf. Pref. to 2d ed. and first words of text)
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: English language, English language
Cornell University Library
May 12, 2021 United States. Naval War Records Office; United States. Office of Naval Records and Library
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: United States. Navy, Confederate States of America. Navy
Allen County Public Library
May 11, 2021 Maltby, Georgia Lord Morehouse, 1854-
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A limited edition privately printed
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Maltby family (William Maltby, 1645-1710), Maltby family, genealogy
Books to Borrow
May 11, 2021 Koja, Kathe
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First published: Frances Foster Books, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003
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Topics: Conduct of life, Peer pressure, Artists, Buddhism, High schools, Schools, Orphans, Conduct of life,...
American Libraries
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=b4BLAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
May 11, 2021 Stone, Irving, 1903-
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Includes bibliography
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
May 11, 2021 Say, Allen; Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress)
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Source: Copyright deposit, Dec. 21, 1993
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Grandfathers, Voyages and travels, Homesickness, Japanese Americans
Books to Borrow
May 10, 2021 Fuller, John G. (John Grant), 1913-1990
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Bibliography: p. [248]-261
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Enrico Fermi Atomic Power Plant, Michigan, Nuclear power plants
American Libraries
May 10, 2021 Olive Custance
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=vrNLAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
May 10, 2021 Ball, Charles, b. 1781?; Fisher
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Slavery -- Maryland, Slavery -- South Carolina, Slavery -- Georgia
Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
May 10, 2021 Markham's Nursery
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40 pages : 19 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Nursery stock Illinois Xenia (Clay County) Catalogs, Fruit trees Seedlings Catalogs
California Digital Library
May 10, 2021 Tagore, Rabindranath, 1861-1941; Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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May 9, 2021 Day, Doris, 1924-; Hotchner, A. E
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Filmography: p. [295-300]
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Day, Doris, 1924-
American Libraries
May 9, 2021 Durand-Ruel et fils (Firm), Grafton Galleries, London
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: ballet, domain, catalogue, book, copyright, public, fisherwomen, automated, search, public domain,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=H44EAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
May 9, 2021 Gregg, John Robert, 1867-1948
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First ed. published in 1949 under title: Gregg shorthand manual simplified
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Shorthand
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May 9, 2021 Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949; Freer, Debra
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 126-127)
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949
Source: removedNEL
Ohio State University Library
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1 volume : 31 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Civilization, Manners and customs, Egypt -- Social life and customs -- To 332 B.C, Egypt --...
120 pages ; 29 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Arabic literature, Arabic poetry, Arabic literature, Arabic poetry
Columbia University Libraries
May 9, 2021 Ibn Qāḍī ʻAjlūn, Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd Allāh, 1427 or 1428-1471 or 1472
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Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials. Version 1. December 2002
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Shaybānī, Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥasan, approximately 750-804 or 805. ʻAqīdah, Islam --...
Ohio State University Library
May 9, 2021 Qādīn Khānī, Aḥmad ibn Muṣṭafá, -1888 or 1889, author
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207 pages ; 23 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Muḥammad, Prophet, -632 -- Friends and associates, Muḥammad, Prophet, -632, Friendship
Ohio State University Library
May 9, 2021 Isḥāqī, Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Muʻṭī, fl. 1623
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278 p. ; 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Egypt -- History -- 1250-1517
Ohio State University Library
May 9, 2021 Hijrisī, Muḥammad Khalīl, -1910 or 1911, author
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104 pages ; 23 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Muḥammad, Prophet, -632 -- Isrāʼ and Miʻrāj, Muḥammad, Prophet, -632, God (Islam), God --...
Moon, M. John Harris's books
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Geography -- Textbooks 1800-1870, Manners and customs -- Juvenile literature, Costume -- Juvenile...
The Library of Congress
May 8, 2021 St. Louis. Church of the Messiah. [from old catalog]
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Charades. [from old catalog], Riddles. [from old catalog]
UNC Music Library
May 8, 2021 Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827; Czerny, Carl, 1791-1857; Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Fantasien, piano, op. 77, G minor
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Set lacks op. 31, op. 46, and op. 106, and does not include any works without op. no.; includes the Fantasie, op. 77 (in v. 5)
( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
May 7, 2021 Belbenoit, René, 189
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"Errata" slip inserted
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
May 7, 2021 Melville, Herman, 1819-1891
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character), Whaling ships, Ship captains, Mentally ill, Whaling, Whales
Books to Borrow
May 7, 2021 Vogel, Malvina G; London, Jack, 1876-1916. White fang
texts
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"E224-34."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Wolfdogs, Adventure stories, American, Wolfdogs
Boston College Library
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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May 7, 2021 Willson, Sarah; Ross, Sharon; Gallegly, Kevin
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The babies break in their new sitter
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Babysitters, Babysitters, Babysitters
California Digital Library
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Horses
Books to Borrow
May 7, 2021 Van Dine, S. S
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Hubin, A.J. Crime fiction, 1749-1990
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Middlebury Special Collections
May 6, 2021 Middlebury College
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Photograph of Alpha Chi, created around 1889. This is a scanned version of the original print or negative, held by Middlebury College Special Collections (Middlebury, VT).
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Middlebury College, Photographs, College fraternities and sororities, Greek letter societies,...
Allen County Public Library
May 6, 2021 Irvine, Leigh H. (Leigh Hadley), 1863-1942
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: California -- Biography, California -- History, genealogy
American Libraries
May 6, 2021 Irvine, Leigh H. (Leigh Hadley), 1863-1942
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=yL4UAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
May 6, 2021 Leigh Hadley Irvine
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: san, california, history, native, sacramento, francisco, pacific, santa, public, engaged, san...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1lqVhOjBqs4C&oe=UTF-8
Allen County Public Library
May 6, 2021 Irvine, Leigh H. (Leigh Hadley), 1863-1942
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: California -- Biography, California -- History, genealogy
Half t.p.: L'ornementation par la plante
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
Books to Borrow
May 5, 2021 Funes, Donald J; Squires, Stephen E
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Previous ed.: 1975
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Music appreciation, Music Appreciation
The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection
May 5, 2021 Croly, David G. (David Goodman), 1829-1889; Wakeman, George, 1841-1870; Howell, E. C
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comment 2
Cover title
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Miscegenation, African Americans, Black race, Caucasian race, Slavery
Books to Borrow
May 5, 2021 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Schweikert, Harry Christian, 1877- ed
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"Selected bibliography": p. 482
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
May 5, 2021 Pendleton, Don
texts
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comment 1
"A Gold Eagle book."
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Soviet Union. Komitet gosudarstvennoi bezopasnosti, Bolan, Mack (Fictitious character)
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Africa, North
California Digital Library
May 4, 2021 Keats, John, 1795-1821; Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
May 4, 2021 Harris, Walter, 1866-1933
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Morocco -- History
California Digital Library
May 4, 2021 Twain, Mark, 1835-1910
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- Autobiography. - [v.1.] The adventures of Tom Sawyer. -[v.2.] The innocents abroad. - [v.3.] Pudd'nhead Wilson. - [v.4.] The American claimant. - [v.5.] Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court. -[v.6.] Roughing it. - [v.7.] Life on the Mississippi. - [v.8.] The mysterious stranger. -[v.9.] The adventures of Huckleberry Finn. - [v.10.] The gilded age. - [v.11.] A tramp abroad. -[v.12.] What is man? - [v.13.] Following the equator. -[v.14.] Tom Sawyer abroad. - [v.15.] The man that corrupted...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431, Voyages around the world, Christian Science, Mississippi River --...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Design -- Study and teaching, Drawing -- Study and teaching
Books to Borrow
May 4, 2021 Marci Shimoff
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Personal Growth - General, Personal Growth - Happiness, Emotions, Self-Help / Happiness, Self-Help,...
Majority World Collection
May 4, 2021 Whitney, William Dwight, 1827-1894. tr; Lanman, Charles Rockwell, 1850-1941. ed
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"First edition, first issue, 1905. One thousand copies."
( 1 reviews )
Majority World Collection
May 4, 2021 Whitney, William Dwight, 1827-1894. tr; Lanman, Charles Rockwell, 1850-1941. ed
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"First edition, first issue, 1905. One thousand copies."
( 1 reviews )
American Libraries
May 4, 2021 Harvard University
texts
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comment 1
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sanskrit literature, Indische talen, Indische godsdiensten
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=xssoAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
May 3, 2021 Jenkins, Elizabeth, 1907-
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First published in 1934
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Murder
The Library of Congress
May 3, 2021 Rodgers, Charles T. [from old catalog]
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Great Exhibition (1851 : London, England)
Books to Borrow
May 3, 2021 Land, E. Waverly
texts
eye 18
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comment 1
Cover title
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
American Libraries
May 3, 2021 Travancore (India); Aiya, V. Nagam
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favorite 7
comment 2
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=RdzaPW-kEvQC&oe=UTF-8
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
May 3, 2021
movies
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Description : A 9-minute silent film showing the training of fighter pilots at Mather Army Air Corp Base in Sacramento County, California. The film includes footage of pilots practicing landings, takeoffs, and flying in formation. It also includes several aerial shots of the military base.  Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Air pilots, Military--Training of--California--Sacramento County, Mather Air Force Base (Calif.),...
The Library of Congress
May 2, 2021 Binney, Alice Stead; Knickerbocker Press. pbl
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Frontispiece and photographic plates facing p. 14 and 26, and illustrations on p. 1, 10, 17 and 19
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Indians of North America
Books to Borrow
May 2, 2021 Kingsley, Emily Perl; Chartier, Normand, 1945- ill; Children's Television Workshop
texts
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comment 1
"A Sesame Street/Golden Press book."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Pets, Pet shows, Puppets, Pets, Pet shows, Puppets
Books to Borrow
May 2, 2021 Hugh Lofting
texts
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favorite 3
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Animals -- Fiction., Fantasy.
California State Library
May 2, 2021 Moving Picture Exhibitors' Association
texts
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comment 1
Description based on: v. 11, no. 1 (Jan. 6, 1912); title from cover
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Motion pictures, Motion picture industry
California Digital Library
May 2, 2021 Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
texts
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Publisher's green printed wrappers. Purchase, Robert Allen Books, 1990
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Master and servant, Slavery, Christian life
Books to Borrow
May 2, 2021 Gear, Kathleen O'Neal; Gear, W. Michael
texts
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Prehistoric peoples, Race relations, Caucasian race
American Libraries
May 1, 2021 Boekenoogen, Gerrit Jacob
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dutch language, Dutch language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=z4cVAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
May 1, 2021 Özbek, Batıray, 1946-
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Epic poetry, Circassian, Circassians
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=-XkWAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
May 1, 2021 John Flanagan
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Heroes -- Fiction, War -- Fiction, Fantasy